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  • Egypt Expense Report

    IS EGYPT SAFE? Egypt has been the country that I have been asked the most questions about.  The number one question I get: “IS IT SAFE???”  I asked the same…

  • Egypt: The Desert To The Jungle

    Cairo, Egypt, September 2017 “Have you ever ridden a camel?” The pyramid guide asked as he led us through the stables and towards the camel we would be riding. “Yes,…

  • Ethical Gift Ideas

    Growing up my family didn’t celebrate Christmas –at least not in the way most Americans do. I realize that is a shocking statement for most people who live in the…

  • Sunrise in Cappadocia

    Cappadocia, Turkey It was 5am when my alarm went off, but I had been awake long before. We arrived the previous afternoon to the Cappadocia region and Matteo was extremely…

  • Instanbul blue mosque

    A Week In Istanbul

    Istanbul, Turkey, August 2017 I waved down the bus and climbed aboard. I handed a bill to the driver and asked, “how much?” He waved his finger at me, “No,…

  • The Day You Pulled The Trigger

      It’s been three months.  Ninety-one days since I last saw your face and heard your voice on the other end of the phone, minutes before you made the decision…